The Weather Almanac

A Reference Guide to Weather, Climate, and Related Issues in the United States and Its Key Cities

Author: Steven L. Horstmeyer

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118015209

Category: Science

Page: 1144

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The Weather Almanac, 12th Edition is a resource for a variety of climate and meteorological data including both domestic and international weather trends, historical weather patterns dating back 1000 years, natural disasters, and a 20 page glossary of weather terminology. The book is complete with detailed maps, pictures, and tables compiling climate data from a variety of sources, including the National Weather Service and the US Geological Survey. Separate sections in The Weather Almanac are devoted to tornadoes, hurricanes, thunderstorms, and lightening, flash floods, and winter storms, and they have been edited from official reports by governmental agencies. The new edition has been updated to include recent disasters such as the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami that devastated Indonesia as well as 2005’s Hurricane Katrina. These chapters serve as a basic reference for severe weather and extreme conditions, which can assist in preparing for a weather emergency.
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The weather almanac

a reference guide to weather, climate, and air quality in the United States and its key cities, comprising statistics, principles, and terminology ...

Author: James A. Ruffner,Frank E. Bair

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN: 9780810310537

Category: Nature

Page: 801

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Colorado Weather Almanac

Author: Mike Nelson

Publisher: Big Earth Publishing

ISBN: 9781555664015

Category: Nature

Page: 342

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The chief meteorologist at Denverver's KMGH-TV looks at Colorado's weather patterns and offers his observations on the Centennial state's climate.
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The Weather Almanac

Author: Frank E. Bair,James Ruffner

Publisher: Avon Books

ISBN: 9780380430000

Category: Science

Page: 728

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Statistics, charts, and maps providing information on temperatures, precipitation, snowfall, sunshine, and prevailing winds across the United States are compiled
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Weather Almanac

Author: Eric Sloane

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048649103X

Category: Nature

Page: 249

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This single-volume combination of Eric Sloane's Almanac and Weather Forecaster and Folklore of American Weather offers a fascinating source of forecasting tips based on wind, clouds, the moon, and other natural phenomena. Sloane relates each month to typical weather conditions, highlighting his observations with 135 drawings that form nostalgic evocations of old-time America.
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The Weather Almanac

A Reference Guide to Weather, Climate, and Related Issues in the United States and Its Key Cities

Author: Richard A. Wood, Ph.D.

Publisher: Wiley-Interscience

ISBN: 9780787675158

Category: Science

Page: 842

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The Weather Almanac presents hundreds of in-depth weather records for 108 major U.S. cities and a climatic overview of the country, including 33 U.S. weather atlas maps. You'll find explanations, safety rules and statistics for hurricanes, tornadoes and more. New to this edition is a "Recent Weather" chapter, detailing major weather events from the last two years. Includes a glossary, subject index and a guide to additional weather resources.
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